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Forests & Woodlands Topics from the Northwest Hub Region

  • Climate Change and Wildfire in Alaska

    A forest of burned trees stretches out in front of mountains on the Seward peninsula.

    In Alaska, the risk of large, frequent, and severe wildfires is increasing as rapidly warming temperatures and longer growing seasons alter forest and tundra ecosystems.

  • Northwest Forestry, Weather and Climate

    forest in front of mountains

    Understanding current weather and climate is important to supporting sustainable timber production in the Northwest. The Northwest Climate Hub works to support use of current and projected…